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A newsgroup on prostatitis.
Newsgroup (special software needed): news:sci.med.prostate.prostatitis - 27-Feb-2000 - Hits: 480 - Rate This | Details
Snopes Medical Urban Legends Reference Page
The Snopes Medical Urban Legends Reference Page lists many things that are not true, but are thought of as true. See how many you know to be right.
http://www.snopes.com/category/facts/medical/ - 31-Dec-2005 - Hits: 303 - Rate This | Details
SPIRAL: Selected Patient Information Resources in Asian Languages
SPIRAL provides free access to patient health information in various Asian languages, including: Cambodian/Khmer, Chinese, Hmong, Korean, Lao, Thai, and Vietnamese).
http://spiral.tufts.edu/ - 29-Nov-2006 - Hits: 215 - Rate This | Details
The National Marfan Foundation
The National Marfan Foundation is dedicated to saving lives, and improving the quality of life for individuals and families affected by the Marfan syndrome and related disorders.
The Marfan syndrome is a heritable condition that affects the connective tissue. The primary purpose of connective tissue is to hold the body together and provide a framework for growth and development. In the Marfan syndrome, the connective tissue is defective and does not act as it should. Because connective tissue is found throughout the body, the Marfan syndrome can affect many body systems, including the skeleton, eyes, heart and blood vessels, nervous system, skin and lungs.
The Marfan syndrome affects men, women and children, and has been found among people of all races and ethnic backgrounds. It is estimated that at least 1 in 5,000 people in the United States have the disorder.
http://www.marfan.org/about/marfan - 27-Jan-2000 - Hits: 371 - Rate This | Details
TriCare, Military Health System
This is the official Web site of the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Health Affairs) and the TRICARE Management Activity.
https://tricare.mil/ - 29-Dec-2005 - Hits: 198 - Rate This | Details
Univadis is an online resource for healthcare professionals. It provides a source of constantly updated information, including news, literature, plus email newsletter services for the online medical community. Registration required.
https://www.univadis.com/ - 1-Jan-2006 - Hits: 471 - Rate This | Details